8 p.m. Plaza View Room, Eighth and H streets, Arcata. Read/perform your original poetry or hear others. $1.
FOOD One-Log Farmers Market. 1-5:30 p.m. One-Log House, 705 U.S. Highway 101, Garberville. On the lawn. 672-5224.
MEETINGS 350humboldt. 6 p.m. The Miniplex, 900 Samoa Blvd, Arcata. Jump on the fossil-free bandwagon at a house party campaign launch. Local chapter of www.350.org, the international climate change organization. VFW Post 2207 Monthly Meeting. Second Monday of every month, 7-8:30 p.m. Fortuna Veterans Hall/ Memorial Building, 1426 Main St. Fostering camaraderie among U.S. veterans of overseas conflicts and advocating for veterans, the military and communities. Free. 725-4480. Volunteer Orientation. 2:30 p.m. Food for People, 307 W. 14th St., Eureka. Learn to pack and sort food, work with clients, collect donations and cook. panderson@ foodforpeople.org.
14 Tuesday ART
HSU Art Collection Highlights. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Reese Bullen Gallery, Humboldt State University, Arcata. An exhibition showcasing the diversity of art in the HSU Permanent Art Collection. Through Dec. 8. Free.
LECTURE Teaching from a Relationship Perspective. 5-7 p.m. Van Duzer Theatre, Humboldt State University, Arcata. HSU’s 2016/17 Excellence in Teaching — Lecturer awardee, Melinda Myers, of the Psychology and Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies Department, presents her lecture. Free. firstname.lastname@example.org. 826-3772.
MUSIC Humboldt Ukulele Group. Second Tuesday of every month, 5:30 p.m. Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. A casual gathering of strummers. Beginners welcome. $3. dsander1@arcatanet. com. 839-2816.
FOR KIDS Arcata Family Resource Center Playgroup. 10 a.m.noon. Arcata Elementary School, 2400 Baldwin St. Playgroup for children 0-5 and their parents and caregivers. 826-1002. Playgroup. 10-11:30 a.m. Discovery Museum, 612 G St., Eureka. Come to the museum for stories, crafts and
snacks. Free for children age 0-5 and their caregivers. Free. email@example.com. www. discovery-museum.org. 443-9694. Pokémon Trade and Play. 3-6 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. See Nov. 12 listing.
Savage Henry Comedy Night. 9 p.m. The Jam, 915 H St., Arcata. Local and out of town comedians bring the ha-has. $5. 822-4766.
Haas Kowert Tice. 7:30 p.m. The Old Steeple, 246 Berding St., Ferndale. American roots trio. $25.
Storytime. 1 p.m. McKinleyville Library, 1606 Pickett Road. Liz Cappiello reads stories to children and their parents. Free. Storytime with Ms. Sue. 11-11:30 a.m. Arcata Library, 500 Seventh St. Books galore, friends and more at story time. Free. 822-5954.
Are You Ready for Wildfire?. 6-8 p.m. Westhaven Fire Hall, 446 Sixth Ave., Trinidad. Learn more about how to prepare for wildfire and share your concerns and ideas. This workshop is for the communities of Westhaven, Trinidad, Trinidad Rancheria, Big Lagoon and all residences in the surrounding areas. Refreshments. 267-9542. Free. Bingo. 6 p.m. Moose Lodge, 4328 Campton Road, Eureka. Speed bingo, early and regular games. Doors open at 5 p.m. Games range from $1-$10. Board Game Night. 6-9 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Choose from a large variety of games or bring your own. All ages. Free. www.nugamesonline. com. 497-6358. Ferndale Cribbage. 10 a.m. Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 425 Shaw St., Ferndale. Cards and pegs. Lunch with Laura. Noon-2 p.m. NorthCoast Knittery, 320 Second St., Eureka. Bring your favorite fiber craft project (or come find a new one) and a snack or sack lunch. Free. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.northcoastknittery.com. 442-9276.
15 Wednesday LECTURE
Access to Justice Teach In. 3-6 p.m. Kate Buchanan Room, Humboldt State University campus, Arcata. A dozen 30-minute presentations by attorneys, students, ACLU board members and more on access to justice. Learn your rights, learn about the justice system and get your questions answered. Free. After Work Network. 5:30 p.m. Eureka Woman’s Club, 1531 J St. Marriage and family therapist Lori Richeson presents, How to Not Only Survive but Thrive During the Holiday Season. www.eurekawomansclub.org. Art History. noon. Eureka Woman’s Club, 1531 J St. Virginia Wood speaks about her art history and hands on art education in partnership with community agencies. Bring a sack lunch. www.eurekawomansclub.org.
Sci-Fi Night ft. Future Women (1969). 6 p.m. Arcata Theatre Lounge, 1036 G St. With the help of her welltrained army, a woman plans to take over the world. Free w/$5 food/bev purchase. www.arcatatheatre.com.
FOOD Chocolate and Cheese Pairing. 7-8:30 p.m. Dick Taylor Chocolate Factory, 4 West Fourth St., Eureka. Dick Taylor Craft Chocolate and Cypress Grove Chevre partner to create pairings with your favorite award-winning locally-made chocolates and cheeses. $20.
MEETINGS Citizen’s Law Enforcement Liaison Committee. Third Wednesday of every month, 4 p.m. County Courthouse, 825 Fifth St., Eureka. Learn more about the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and ask questions. Free. Dow’s Prairie Grange. Third Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m. Dow’s Prairie Grange Hall, 3995 Dow’s Prairie Road, McKinleyville. Get involved in your community Grange. email@example.com. www.dowsprairiegrange.org. 840-0100.
ETC Casual Magic. 4-9 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Bring your decks and connect with the local Magic community. Beginners welcome. Door prizes and drawings. $5. firstname.lastname@example.org. www. nugamesonline.com. 497-6358. Downtown Willow Creek Community Walk & Observation. 2-5:30 p.m. Dream Quest, 100 Country Club Drive. Willow Creek was awarded funds to plan for safer streets to walk, bike and drive in the downtown area. Join community members and friends to share your ideas and concerns. Participants will experience firsthand the conditions for walking and rolling through downtown Willow Creek and also help shape ideas for improvements. A free community dinner follows at 5:30 p.m. Free. email@example.com. www.dreamquestwillowcreek.org. 269-2061. Trivia Night. 6-8 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave.
#A. Six rounds, five questions, various categories. Witty team names are rewarded. Fun for friends, family, dates, aliens, dinosaurs. $5. firstname.lastname@example.org. www. nugamesonline.com. 497-6358.
16 Thursday ART
Figure Drawing Group. 7-9 p.m. Cheri Blackerby Gallery, 272 C St., Eureka. See Nov. 9 listing.
LECTURE Tree Rings and Redwoods. 7-8:15 p.m. HSU Natural History Museum, 1242 G St., Arcata. Learn what tree rings can tell us and about the hard work that goes behind this field of study with Allyson Carroll, a dendrochronologist who works with Save the Redwoods League and who is a research associate at Humboldt State. Free, donations appreciated. email@example.com. www.humboldt. edu/natmus. 826-4479.
MUSIC Chicano Batman & Khruangbin. 8 p.m. Van Duzer Theatre, Humboldt State University, Arcata. Chicano Batman out of Los Angeles, playings songs that blend Brazilian Tropicalía with early ’70s psychedelic soul and romantic pop, with psychedelic Thai funk trio Khruangbin. Humboldt Ukulele Group. Third Thursday of every month, 5:30 p.m. Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. See Nov. 14 listing.
THEATER Good People. 8 p.m. Redwood Curtain Theatre, 220 First St., Eureka. See Nov. 9 listing.
FOR KIDS Trinidad Library Toddler Storytime. 10-11 a.m. Trinidad Library, 380 Janis Court. See Nov. 9 listing. Young Discoverers. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Discovery Museum, 612 G St., Eureka. See Nov. 9 listing.
HOLIDAY EVENTS Henderson Center Holiday Open House. 5-8 p.m. Henderson Center, Henderson near F Street, Eureka. Taste of the Holidays. 5-8 p.m. Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Taste some of Humboldt’s finest food, wine and beer at Rotary Club of Arcata Sunrise’s annual holiday fundraiser. 16 and up. $30. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Published on Nov 9, 2017